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Mitchell Santine Gould

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Towards a Quaker View of Love [The author chose the title of this article to honor the ground-breaking 1963 pamphlet from Friends in England, Towards a Quaker View of Sex.]

Issue: On Expansion (May 2018)

Integrity as Discipline Dear Editor: I was glad to see Richard Grossman address the population crisis in your May/June 2015 issue, both for the sake of this grave topic, and also because he organizes his arguments around the SPICE acronym for describing key Quaker values, or “testimonies:” Simplicity, Peace, Integrity, Community, and Equality (and Grossman adds Stewardship). Some Friends object to SPICE on the grounds that it would not have been recognizable to George Fox, but I regard the formula as a very succinct and very accurate description of our concerns since at least the nineteenth century.

Issue: On Difference (July 2015)

Pushing at the Frontiers of Change - Review Pushing at the Frontiers of Change: a Memoir of Quaker Involvements with Homosexuality by David Blamires

Issue: On Love (September 2013)